| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Patricia Heaton's current woes are like deja vu all over again. The sitcom star is at the center of a media firestorm after she apologized this week to Sandra Fluke, a Georgetown law student and contraception advocate whom radio host Rush Limbaugh...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Patricia Heaton deleted, then reinstated her Twitter account following a series of criticisms she made of Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke. Patricia Heaton sided with radio talker Rush Limbaugh on the issue of government sponsored birth control, but...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Louis C.K. is out as host of the Radio & Television Correspondents Dinner in June after conservative critics came after the comedian for his comments about Sarah Palin. Louis C.K. is currently in production for the third season of his FX series "Louie.".....
| Dec 27, 2011
I've made a disturbing discovery: I am a member of the conservative "establishment." I felt like Michael Douglas at the end of "Falling Down": "I'm the bad guy?"
For the last few years, the rank and file of the GOP and the conservative movement have...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:52 PM
The top two basketball recruits are already feeling the nation's reactions to their decisions.
Shabazz Muhammad, a 6-foot-6 swingman, reportedly lost 4,000 Twitter followers immediately after he announced Wednesday that he will attend UCLA. Muhammad...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 10:00 PM
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You’d think a handsome guy like Mitt Romney would not have a problem with the ladies, but his poll numbers show something different. In the 12 swing states that will determine whether he goes to the...
| Dec 20, 2011
J. Lynn Helms, the head of the Federal Aviation Administration who carried out President Reagan's order to fire more than 11,000 striking air traffic controllers and oversaw efforts to keep airlines flying during the crisis, has died. He was 86.
| Oct 17, 2012
Former U.S. senator from New Hampshire
Former U.S. Sen. John Durkin, 76, a New Hampshire Democrat who won his seat in 1975 in one of the closest elections in Senate history, died Tuesday at Franklin Regional Hospital in Concord, N.H.,...
| May 13, 2012
"Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948"
Harper: 480 pp., $29.99
Madeleine Albright is a formidable figure. She was a member of the National Security Council and the U.S. ambassador to the U.N. When she...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The healthcare industry will spawn 5.6 million new jobs by 2020 – most of them high-paying – but most unemployed Americans won’t have the expensive schooling necessary to land them.
Demand for healthcare is soaring in the U.S., double...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 10:03 PM
Reporting from Florence, S.C. -- In the race to be the most sincere Christian candidate for president, Rick Santorum looks like the front-runner.
Out on the edge of town here Sunday afternoon, out among the big box stores and strip malls, at a family...